Solution Architect – Pre-Sales - Hybrid/Birmingham

Solution Architect – Pre-Sales - Hybrid/Birmingham
The Solution Architect is required for a leading provider of IT Technology Solutions based in Birmingham.

They will be primarily responsible for creating solution designs and ensuring the delivery of software solutions that adhere to those designs.

Working with a variety of Microsoft cloud platforms; Dynamics 365, Azure, Modern Workplace (Teams/SharePoint), as well as Bespoke/Integration.

They will be required to utilise their knowledge and experience of these technologies and capabilities to meet the business, service level, and software architecture needs of the client in the most cost-effective and secure manner.
An ideal candidate will have excellent client-facing skills, experience in supporting Pre-Sales engagements and have a broad knowledge of multiple IT solutions technologies, and business verticals, coming from a background in Microsoft Services.

The role is a hybrid position and will give the opportunity to work 1 day a week in the office in Birmingham.
Key Responsibilities:

To provide full project lifecycle (Pre-Sales, Design & Analysis, Development, Testing, Implementation) technical support and assistance to colleagues and clients in the delivery of IT solutions & documentation
To be an expert user in Microsoft platforms and ideally have a practical experience in at least one of our client’s main business verticals (Higher Education, Home Builder / Housing Associations) and will maintain and enhance this level of understanding and knowledge
Technical mentor for colleagues
Continually researching the current and emerging technologies and proposing changes to client environments
Provide support to Project Managers and delivery teams from a Solution design, peer review & client liaison perspective.

Resolving technical problems as they arise
Pre-Sales Activities

Key Skills:

Created solutions utilising D365, Power Platform, Azure Storage and Data Services, Azure Application Services
Carried out the role of Solution Architect for complex IT projects with a budget of at least £300,000
Demonstrate a strong understanding of edge technologies commonly implemented alongside D365 such as; Power Platform, PowerBI, ClickDimentions, Document Core Pack, or Dynamics Portals
Demonstrable experience in implementing integrated web applications and services utilising technologies such as ASP.NET/MVC/.Net Core
Demonstrable experience of designing and implementing solutions leveraging Azure Platforms and services: Azure Integration Services, Azure Synapse/Data Factory, Azure Storage, or Azure Application Services
Client Facing

The salary that my client is offering for this position is up to £65,000 per annum, depending on experience, including additional benefits, such as a performance-based scheme and 25 days holiday.
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  • Location: Birmingham, England
  • Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: Crimson Limited
  • Posted: 28-Feb-2022
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